Ward name / number Whalton Unit / Ward 5
Direct dial telephone number 01670 529 008
Location of ward 

1st floor

Type of Ward Elderly Rehabilitation 
Ward visiting times 10am - 8pm
What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward A typical day will consist of assistance if needed to get washed and dressed in the morning. Followed by interactions with the therapists such as physiotherapy to improve mobility and strength as well as evaluations by the occupational therapists. Throughout the day staff willl encourage patients to partake in various activities to promote wellbeing. 
Are children welcome? Any children of the age of 13
Is there flexibility in visiting? Please discuss any requests with the team on the ward
Are the numbers restricted? Maximum of 2 visitors per patient per visit
Protected meal times 12pm - 1pm and 5pm - 6pm 
Ward managers name Ian McGarry
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on a patient? Any time after 11am